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Top things to do in Bournemouth

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Ranked #1 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #2 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

Bournemouth Beach could be the highlight of your whole trip - very clean, beautiful and friendly. For more information about the area, the official Bournemouth Tourism website... more »

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Ranked #3 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Private home of extensive travelers Sir Merton Russell-Cotes and his wife Lady Annie was one of the last Victorian manor... more » Owner description: Private home of extensive travelers Sir Merton Russell-Cotes and his wife Lady Annie was one of the last Victorian manor houses ever built. « less
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Ranked #4 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Gardens; Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Playgrounds; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: The Oceanarium is the perfect all weather attraction - discover the mysterious beauty of our watery world in a spectacular... more » Owner description: The Oceanarium is the perfect all weather attraction - discover the mysterious beauty of our watery world in a spectacular underwater journey. From stunning sharks, curious rare green sea turtles and brightly coloured clownfish, to menacing piranhas, venomous lionfish and the weirdly wonderful octopus – they are all waiting to be discovered!Experience the world's first virtual Interactive Dive Cage and take a magnificent adventure without getting wet.... Then discover the interactive Global Meltdown to unveil the potential effects of climate change. Be enchanted by two very cute Oriental small clawed otters, watch them swim, splash, feed and play in their exotic, naturally themed oasis.Open daily from 10am. Closing times vary throughout the year – please check before visiting. Closed Christmas Day. Tickets valid all day with nine daily feeding presentations.Book tickets online to make great savings. « less
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Ranked #7 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
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Ranked #8 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
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Ranked #10 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
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Ranked #11 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Owner description: Stretching over 1km either side of Boscombe Pier, the Coastal Activity Park has everything from sports courts and water... more » Owner description: Stretching over 1km either side of Boscombe Pier, the Coastal Activity Park has everything from sports courts and water sports to smooth jive and yoga. Find a new hobby; join a group sports sessions; hire equipment, courts and classrooms; or just enjoy the stunning surroundings.With 30+ different activities currently on offer there’s something for all ages and abilities. The Park also has a range of food and drink outlets to cater for all needs and tastes, from packed lunches to three course meals.Don't forget The Coastal Activity Park has a range of FREE activities including table Tennis, the musical trail, bouldering, swingball and slacklineing. Alternatively book a volleyball or beach tennis court, a football or rugby pitch and have a game with a group of friends and family.Why not choose from a range of watersports including surfing, bodyboarding, sea kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding? Or when the conditions are right get some goggles on and join a guided snorkelling session or open water swim session! Fancy something land based- join a ballroom dance class or relax with pilates, overlooking the beach. « less
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Ranked #12 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Ranked #13 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
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Ranked #14 of 14 attractions in Bournemouth
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